The Berlin Graduate School of Ancient Studies (BerGSAS) is offering 1 dissertation scholarship of either the “Ancient Objects and Visual Studies” (AOViS) or the “Landscape Archaeology and Architecture” (LAA) doctoral program (30 ECTS). We welcome applications from highly qualified graduates from the fields of Ancient Art History, Classical Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology, Near Eastern Archaeology, Ancient Oriental Studies, Egyptology, or Geosciences with a focus on Landscape Archaeology. Candidates must hold an outstanding Master's degree (M.A., MSt, or MSc) in one of the aforementioned subjects or be very close to completion. With this scholarship, doctoral studies are only possible at the Freie Universität Berlin.
The doctoral program LAA is about the spectrum of methods and research strategies applied in the study of cultural landscapes and architectural history. https://www.berliner-antike-kolleg.org/bergsas/programme/laa/index.html
The doctoral program AOViS is concerned with the effects of images and the mechanisms that make up communication with ancient artifacts, objects or images. https://www.berliner-antike-kolleg.org/bergsas/programme/aovis/index.html
The fund is available from 1 October 2023 (2+1 years, subject to a satisfactory annual review and to approved funds).